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List of Presentations

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  • 1966 Mathematical Problems in Chemical Reactor Simulation, ICI Lecture Series, Oxford University, 8th November.
  • 1968 Computation of Reaction Stability, ICI Lecture Series, Oxford University, 4th December.
  • 1968 Integration of Kinetics Equations, National Physical Laboratory, 8th December.
  • 1973 Modelling and Control of Chemical Reactors, Vebechem, Antwerp, 29th November.
  • 1974 Control of Fibres Process, The Institution of Mechanical Engineers Conference, Computers in the control of production, 9th December 1974.
  • 1975 Towards a Fully Numerate Chemicals Technology, Dept of Chemical Engineering, ETH, Zurich, 22nd January.
  • 1976 Application of Research to Industrial Problems with Particular Reference to the Determination of Complex Reaction Mechanisms, Dept of Chemical Engineering, Cambridge, 11th November.
  • 1978 Systems and the Design of Process Technology, University of East Anglia, 2nd July-16th August.
  • 1978 Systems Technology in the Process Industries, Imperial College/ICI Joint Symposium, 11th October.
  • 1978 Control of large-scale manufacture of synthetic fibres, Imperial College/ICI Joint Symposium, 11th October.
  • 1979 Plastics Processing and Engineering, UMIST, 2nd March.
  • 1980 Review of Scientific Developments Applied to the Polymer Industry, 5th March.
  • 1980 Scale and Quality Factors in the design of Polymerisation Reactors, University of Technology, Loughborough, 31st October.
  • 1980 Introduction to Polymeric Materials, National Centre of Tribology, 26th-27th November.
  • 1981 The Economic Significance of Polymeric Materials, Inaugural Lecture, UMIST, 17th February.
  • 1982 The Place of Polymers in Undergraduate Engineering Courses, SERC Polymer Engineering Directorate Summer School, Manchester Poly, 13th-16th September.
  • 1983 Teaching Polymer Engineering to Engineering Undergraduates, SERC Polymer Engineering Directorate 2nd Bien Review Meeting, Loughborough, 11th-13th April.
  • 1983 Polymer Engineering Research Opportunities, SERC Presentation, UMIST, 9th June.
  • 1985 Computer-Aided Engineering in Education, Engineering Professors’ Conference, March.
  • 1985 A Model of Confined Impingement Mixing applied to Reaction Injection Mixing, Dept of Mechanical Engineering & Manufacture, Bradford University, 11th March.
  • 1985 Future Computing provision for the Engineering Academic Community, SERC Engineering Board, 21st October.
  • 1985 Control of Fibre Structures in FR-Thermoplastic Extrusions, to Dow Chemicals in Horgen, 8th November.
  • 1986 SERC Design Initiative, SERC Presentation, Applied Mechanics Community, 15th April and 13th May.
  • Lecture to the National Centre of Tribology, Risley, on Polymer Types and their General Properties.
  • 1986 Polymers in the Design of Consumer Products, Thorn EMI Conference, 16th April.
  • 1986 Management Development for Scientists and Technologists, Industry Year Conference, Manchester Business School, 10th July.
  • 1987 SAFIRE Presentation to Ametex AG, 2nd July.
  • 1987 New Processes for Composites Manufacture, Lucas Engineering & Systems, Technical Centre, 1st June.
  • 1987 Manufacturing with Polymeric Materials, Unisys/AMTRI seminar on Computer Integrated Manufacture, St Paul de Vence, 31 August-2nd September.
  • 1988 Presentation on Process Pathways Analysis to Dept of Trade and Industry, 24th February.
  • 1989 Seminar on Physical Analogy and Numerical Methods in Processing Polymers, UMIST, 23rd January.
  • 1989 Eureka Presentation at BCRA, Stoke-on-Trent, 25th November.
  • 1990 Polymer Composites: New Product Manufacturing Technology in Aerospace Industry, Link Presentation to Lucas Industries Seminar, Shirley, 31st January.
  • 1991 How to improve British State Education Quickly and at No Cost, More Matter Less ArtCampaign for Real Education Annual Conf, London, 14th April.
  • 1992 Systems Technology applied to Process Development, at United Biscuits Research Centre, High Wycombe, 6th October.
  • 1992 Technology in Schools, Engineering Professors’ Conference, Holly Royde, 25th November.
  • 1992 Self Assembling Fibre Reinforcement (SAFIRE) of Polymeric Materials, Cookson Technical Centre, Woodstock, 14th December.
  • 1993 Scale-up for production of the GRANEX process, Everite Group, South Africa, 6th May.
  • 1993 Introducing UMIST Polymer Engineering to Industry, Interplas 93, NEC, 7-11 November.
  • 1994 Integrated Design & Manufacture – the NEPPCO Approach, Preston Transtech Internation, Cardiff, 1st December.
  • 1995 Design and Manufacture of Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composites, University of Ljublyana, 21st September.
  • 1996 Systems Technology Applied to Process Development, NEPPCO/LEONARDO program, Thompson Plastics/Arla Plastprodukter AB, Hull, 22-23 January.
  • 1996 Introducing SAFIRE Polymer Composite Processes & Materials, Prosyma Research Ltd, 2nd Ed.
  • 1996 Improving Competitiveness and Managing Change in SMEs, TDC Seminar, Durham, 20th November.
  • 1997 Presentation to Mr Mark Brenner, General Manager (Operations) BPTA Services Ltd, Prof Bae, Prof Park, Mr Lee, Samsun Inst of Science & Technology, Korea, with J M Methven, J D Tonkin and P Hunter, 12th June
  • 1997 Carl Klason Memorial PPS Keynote Lecture, “Mechanisms and Results from Injection Moulding, Blow Moulding, Sheet Extrusion for Thermoforming and Pipe Extrusion”, PPS European Meeting, Gothenburg, Sweden, 26th August
  • 1997 New Products, Improved Processes – Real Jobs, to Parliamentary Manufacturing Industry Group, Houses of Parliament, 25th November.
  • 1998 Foresight in Business, Goldsmith Hall, London, 6th February.
  • 2000 Strix Presentation, 25th September.
  • 2001 Strix Visit, 3rd April.
  • 2001 Presentation to Action Plan Board re PDCU, 31st July
  • 2001 Smartform presentation to Marks & Spencer and S&S, 5th December
  • 2002 Rollet Presentation, 30th January.
  • 2002 NEPPCO AGM, 24th April.
  • 2002 SAFIRE presentations to Amidex, July, September, 24th-25th October and November.
  • 2002 Interplas
  • 2002 Working with the UMIST Centre for Manufacture, 10th December.
  • 2003 Modern Materials in the Service of Man, Worth Probus Meeting, Poynton, Cheshire, 9th January.
  • 2003 “Where we are and where we are going” opening of STRIX Centre, January.
  • 2003 NW Manufacturing Exhibition, Reebok Stadium, Bolton, 5-6 November.
  • 2003 Optoplast: “Tariffs & Technology, November.
  • 2008 The Development of Innovative Products and Processes for small and medium-sized enterprises, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey, 9th October
  • 2008 Self-organisation of Discrete Fibre Reinforcements in Polymer Flows, Cambridge University Dept of Chemical Engineering, 5th November.
  • 2011 Alternative careers in Chemical Engineering, presentation to Cambridge University and East Anglia branches of Institution of Chemical Engineers, 17th May